Skip to content

In the Community

Children: how they sleep and how they dream

Jennifer Garden, founder of Sleepdreams Inc. and instructor at Capilano University, presents Children: how they sleep and how they dream on Wednesday, April 2, at the Gibsons and District Public Library. The presentation is from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

A free program for families

Mental illnesses are chronic disorders whose onset and acute phases are stressful and traumatic for everyone involved. Those who are ill struggle with mood, anxiety and delusions; family members struggle with guilt, grief, fear and isolation.

Fifth annual Coast kick-off

Organizers of the fifth annual International Naturally Autistic People Awards, Convention and Festival are pleased to announce the official kick-off next Wednesday, April 2, which is World Autism Awareness day.

Hospice Society kicks-off event

On Sunday, May 4, walkers of all ages on the Sunshine Coast will be joining thousands of Canadians across the country as they come together to raise funds for hospice palliative care programs and services.

Farm Gate Market returns

Spring has sprung and that means the return of the Farm Gate Market outside Roberts Creek Hall. Now in its sixth year, the market convenes every Wednesday afternoon from 3 to 6 p.m. rain or shine.

Harbour Highlights

Pender Harbour and Egmont will be in full bloom with daffodils for sale this weekend supporting the annual Cancer Society fundraiser. Locations include Backeddy Pub, Garden Bay Post Office, IGA, Petro Can, and Cross Roads Grill.

Mixing it up with MMA Fit

When it comes to fitness, I am a huge fan of mixing things up. A workout has to be simple enough for a klutz like me to follow, yet challenging enough to keep my monkey brain engaged.

Halfmoon Happenings

Jack & G a.k.a. Steve Jack and G Willy, will be entertaining at Coopers Green Hall this Saturday, March 29 at 6:30 p.m. for the Welcome Beach Community Association's burger and beer night.

Gumboot Connection

It's Friday night, so why not enjoy an evening out at the Roberts Creek Legion? Start off with dinner and then enjoy the live music from Dave Philly, Michelle Moran, Stanton and Paradis.

A lesson in the power of presence

As I approached the gorgeous summit of Soames Peak with my daughter, I stopped to pull out my phone to do what we do now when we see something we want to share with the world: take a picture! "Mommy, it is so beautiful.